WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

Meet the Hospital Administrators


WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center - Nancy R. Cassagne
Nancy R. Cassagne, Chief Executive Officer
A Certified Public Accountant, Mrs. Cassagne has more than 30 years of experience in healthcare, government, not-for-profit and utility organizations. She is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. A native of Jefferson Parish and active in the community, she also has the special distinction of being born at West Jefferson Medical Center. As Chief Executive Officer, Mrs. Cassagne’s professional responsibilities include oversight for the administration and operation of West Jefferson Medical Center. She provides CEO-level direction and management for hospital activities in conjunction with the Medical Staff. Nancy was appointed CEO in April 2008 after serving as Chief Financial Officer since October 2006 when she was hired to fill a vacancy created in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center - Angela Greener
Angela Greener, Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, Angela oversees a variety of areas including Allied Health services, Facilities and Plant Operations, Quality and Care Coordination, Primary and Specialty Physician Practices, Service Line and Business Development, and Emergency Medical Services. Angela began her career as a nurse at West Jefferson in 1981. She then worked in both hospital provider and health insurance arenas, including many years with the Principal Financial Group. She then returned to West Jefferson Medical Center in 1995 as the Executive Director for Omega Claim Services. Angela has over 30 years of healthcare experience from direct patient care in the emergency room to operations and development.

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center
Dr. Mark Workman, Chief Quality Officer
Mark Workman, MD works closely with the Medical Staff and the Departments of Performance Improvement and Case Management with the goal of providing high quality care to the patients of West Jefferson Medical Center. Prior to becoming Chief Quality Officer in 2010, he was a full time physician practicing the specialty of Infectious Diseases since 1981. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Medical College of Virginia and completed his Internal Medicine training at the University of Missouri-Columbia, then his Infectious Disease training at the Medical College of Virginia. Mark is active in the community; he and his wife Barbara are the co-chairs of the Tulane Summer Lyric Theatre Steering Committee.

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center - CNO Barbara Reece
Barbara Reece, Chief Nursing Officer
As Chief Nursing Officer, Barbara‘s primary role at West Jefferson will consist of providing strategic and operational leadership to the nursing department, while maintaining cost-effective quality care and patient satisfaction. Prior to joining West Jefferson, she served as the Chief Nursing Officer/Associate Administrator for Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital in Houston from 2001-2015. Under her tenure, the hospital received the Pathway to Excellence designation and the facility exceeded HCAHPS patient satisfaction scores for several indicators. Reece received her Masters of Science degree in Nursing from Texas Women’s University, a nursing fellowship from the University of Pennsylvania through the Johnson & Johnson Wharton Fellows Management Program for Nurse Executives, and she is currently working on completing her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center
Madeline Browning, Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer, Madeline’s responsibilities include payroll, accounts payable, treasurer and budgeting functions as well as executive level management of several Medical Center departments including Bio-Med, Central Sterilization and Materials Management. A certified public accountant, Madeline has been with the Medical Center since 2006. She has many years of experience in healthcare finance including an extensive background in revenue cycle management. Her educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Nicholls State University. Madeline is active in the community.

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